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There are 6 ways to get from Cairo to Manhattan by plane, train or bus

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Fly Cairo to New York JFK

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to New York JFK (JFK)

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Bus to Borg El Arab, fly to New York JFK

  1. Take the bus from Tahrir to Alexandria Moharam Bek
  2. Fly from Borg El Arab (HBE) to New York JFK (JFK)

Fly Cairo to New York La Guardia

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to New York La Guardia (LGA)

Fly Cairo to Newark

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Newark (EWR)

Fly Cairo to Philadelphia, train

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Philadelphia (PHL)
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station

Fly Cairo to Boston, train

  1. Fly from Cairo (CAI) to Boston (BOS)
  2. Take the train from Boston to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station

Cairo (CAI) to New York JFK (JFK) flights

185 Weekly Planes
16h 52m Average Duration
$945 Cheapest Price
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Egypt → United States
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International entry into United States from Egypt

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Egypt
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Conditions of entry into United States from Egypt

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Egypt
  • 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of United States
  • 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
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Rules to follow in United States

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Considerations leaving from Egypt

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering United States from Egypt.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Manhattan is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Manhattan is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Manhattan is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

No, returning to Egypt from United States is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

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The cheapest way to get from Cairo to Manhattan is to bus and fly which costs $400 - $2,000 and takes 21h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Cairo to Manhattan is to fly which costs $900 - $2,300 and takes 15h 41m.

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The distance between Cairo and Manhattan is 5634 miles.

It takes approximately 15h 41m to get from Cairo to Manhattan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cairo Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h 40m.

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Manhattan is 6h behind Cairo. It is currently 4:21 AM in Cairo and 10:21 PM in Manhattan.

Egyptair, Air France, LOT and six other airlines offer flights from Cairo Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 733+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cairo to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 5634.1 miles
  • Duration: 15h 41m

What companies run services between Cairo, Egypt and Manhattan, NY, USA?

Egyptair, Turkish Airlines and 16 other airlines fly from Cairo to Manhattan hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 51m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,200
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 34m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,100
Flights from Cairo to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 1m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,200
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,200
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,400
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,900 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,000 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,600
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 19m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 34m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,100
Flights from Cairo to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,300
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,400
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,900 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,000 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,000 - $4,400
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,200 - $7,000
Flights from Borg El Arab to New York JFK via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $5,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4,400 - $6,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $8,000
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,900 - $6,000
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Boston
Ave. Duration
17h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $10,000
Flights from Cairo to New York La Guardia via Rome, Boston
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,800 - $7,000
Flights from Borg El Arab to New York JFK via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$3,100 - $8,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,100 - $6,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,600
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,600
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,100
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,000 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,900 - $7,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,900 - $7,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $8,000
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$2,500 - $10,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$3,100 - $8,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,900 - $6,000
Flights from Borg El Arab to New York JFK via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Flights from Cairo to Boston via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,100 - $6,500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Cairo to Newark via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $11,000
Flights from Cairo to Philadelphia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,200 - $11,000
Flights from Cairo to Boston via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$3,200 - $7,500
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,500 - $8,000
Flights from Borg El Arab to New York JFK via Cairo
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $7,500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,000 - $6,500
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2,500 - $6,000
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $6,500
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Cairo to New York JFK via Amman
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,200 - $7,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cairo to Newark via Vienna
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Train from Boston to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$35 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$65 - $230
Business Seat - Adult
$75 - $260
First Class - Child 2-12
$100 - $200
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$190 - $350
First Class - Adult
$210 - $390
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
Train from Boston to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Bus operators
Go Bus Egypt
Phone
19567
Email
Info@Go-Bus.com
Website
go-bus.com
Bus from Tahrir to Alexandria Moharam Bek
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Book at
12go.asia

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